ProvPort History Timeline
Crane barge construction completion and delivery from Conrad Shipyard in Louisiana.
In June, the RI General Assembly supported placing a $20 million bond question on the ballot that would support the expansion of ProvPort.
In November, voters overwhelming supported the bond question. ProvPort, the RI Commerce Corporation and the City of Providence are currently developing an expansion plan.
Closure of the historic City of Providence Landfill and renovations to Lot 288 for green access (Urban Coastal Greenway) and public use along with Port improvements
WTS expansion as licensed stevedores for the Ports of New Bedford and Davisville, RI
ProvPort’s Terminal Manager, WTS completes certification into the Green Marine Environmental Program
State of RI buys 6.3 acres of voter approved property enabling ProvPort facility expansion
Orsted announces lease agreement with ProvPort, establishes offshore wind foundation component manufacturing facility
WTS successful Green Marine recertification
Dutch subsea cable firm WIND signs long term agreement with WTS